This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Julian Allen was best known for his ability to create realistic, convincing portrayals of unwitnessed events.
Cartoonist who created the comic strip "The City" and the graphic novel "My Friend Dahmer."
Briggs used informal poses to create reality in his work.
The first African American illustrator to have his work nationally syndicated.
Influential adventure illustrator who created popular comic strips "Terry and the Pirates" and "Steve Canyon."
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
Author of the Eisner Award-winning graphic novel memoir, "Mom's Cancer."
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Illustrator of 20th century rural America.
Cartoonist famous for creating drawings of unnecessarily complex devices that perform a simple function.
Haenigsen was a prolific cartoonist best known for his long-running comic strip, “Penny.”
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Animator who worked at Disney, Warner Bros., and Hanna-Barbera.
Popular mid-century pulp and comic book artist who is now a portrait artist.
Comic book artist and writer whose impact on the medium is unmatched.
An illustrator who has influenced cartoonists and animators throughout the Twentieth Century.
Pioneer of copyright ownership for comic book artists; creator of many comic book series, including "Hellboy."
Highly influential comic book artist known for his intense, noir aesthetic.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.